Both the Senate and House Agriculture Committees plan to mark up their versions of a 2013 farm bill this week.
The Senate Committee has scheduled a mark-up for Tuesday, May 14, and released a draft bill late Thursday (available in full at http://www.ag.senate.gov/issues/farm-bill).
The House Committee scheduled its mark-up for Wednesday, May 15.
Leaders in both chambers have indicated they would like to take up the farm bill this summer.
Farm policy is currently operating under a one-year extension, which expires on Sept. 30.
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